Wellesley Field Hockey News

  • Julia King Steps Down As Head Field Hockey Coach at Wellesley
    May 16, 2019
    Julia King, Head Field Hockey Coach and Associate  Professor of the Practice in the department of Physical Education, Recreation, and Athletics at Wellesley College will step down at the end of the 2018-19 Academic Year. A nationwide search for King’s replacement is already underway.
  • Field Hockey Named NFHCA Academic Team; Nine Earn Academic Squad Honors
    March 20, 2019
    The National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) has announced the Zag Field Hockey/NFHCA Division III National Academic Team Awards and Division III National Academic Squad for the 2018 season. For the ninth consecutive year, Wellesley College field hockey has earned Academic Team honors. In addition, nine members of the team have been recognized as members of the National Academic Squad, the most for the program since the Blue also earned nine spots on the squad during the 2013 season. 
  • Wellesley Field Hockey's Negron Named to NFHCA All-Region Second Team
    November 28, 2018
    Wellesley College field hockey senior Cecie Negron (Midlothian, Va.) has been named to the 2018 Longstreth/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III New England East Region Second Team.
  • Wellesley's Mitropoulos Selected to Play in NFHCA Field Hockey Senior Game
    November 12, 2018
    Wellesley College field hockey senior Arielle Mitropoulos (Cambridge, Mass.) has been selected to play in the 2018 National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Senior Game on Saturday, November 17, at Spooky Nook Sports in Manheim, Pa.
  • Wellesley Field Hockey's Negron Named to NEWMAC All-Conference First Team
    November 06, 2018
    After an exciting field hockey season across the league, the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) announced the 2018 Field Hockey All-Conference and Postseason Awards on Tuesday. 
  • 22 Blue Student-Athletes Named to Fall NEWMAC Academic All-Conference Team
    November 01, 2018
    The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) has announced the fall 2018 Academic All-Conference Team and a total of 22 Wellesley student-athletes have been honored for their academic excellence in the classroom.
  • Wellesley's Chrobock Named NEWMAC Field Hockey Offensive Athlete of the Week
    October 29, 2018
    Wellesley College field hockey senior Haley Chrobock (Branchville, N.J.) has been named the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Field Hockey Offensive Athlete of the Week for the week ending October 28, 2018. 
  • Wellesley Field Hockey Celebrates Senior Day with 3-0 Win Over Wheaton
    October 28, 2018
    Seniors Haley Chrobock (Branchville, N.J.) and Paige Hauke (Colchester, Vt.) each scored as Wellesley College field hockey celebrated Senior Day with a 3-0 New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) victory over Wheaton College on Sunday at the Wellesley Fields Complex.
  • King Wins 100th as Chrobock Lifts Blue Field Hockey Past UMass Dartmouth
    October 24, 2018
    Senior Haley Chrobock (Branchville, N.J.) scored a natural hat trick in the first half to help Head Coach Julia King earn her 100th career win as Wellesley College field hockey defeated UMass Dartmouth, 3-1, in non-conference play on Wednesday night at Cressy Field. Wellesley improves to 6-10 on the season, while UMass Dartmouth drops to 2-15 overall.
  • Wellesley Field Hockey Falls 6-0 in Non-Conference Play at Trinity (Conn.)
    October 20, 2018
    Wellesley College field hockey dropped a 6-0 setback in non-conference action against Trinity College at the Robin L. Sheppard Field on Saturday afternoon. Wellesley falls to 5-10 on the season, while Trinity improves to 10-4.
  • October Student-Athlete Spotlight: Wellesley Field Hockey's Kerry Wells '20
    October 18, 2018
    Kerry Wells has been a stand out member of the Blue field hockey team both on the field and in the classroom since arriving at Wellesley. Earning a starting role in her first year, the junior defender has since remained an integral part of the Blue's backline. Off the turf, Wells has excelled academically as well as she was named to both the NEWMAC Academic All-Conference and NFHCA DIII National Academic Squad in 2017.
  • Hwang, Maisano Each Score To Send Wellesley Field Hockey Past MIT, 2-1
    October 16, 2018
    WELLESLEY, Mass.-- Senior Rachel Hwang (Campbell, Calif.) scored the game-winning goal for Wellesley College field hockey in a 2-1 New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) victory against MIT on Tuesday afternoon at the Wellesley Fields Complex.
  • Springfield Pulls Away For 6-1 NEWMAC Win Over Wellesley Field Hockey
    October 13, 2018
    WELLESLEY, Mass. -- Wellesley College field hockey dropped a 6-1 setback against Springfield College in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Saturday afternoon at the Wellesley Fields Complex.
  • Tufts Rolls To Non-Conference Victory Over Wellesley Field Hockey
    October 10, 2018
    Senior Gigi Tutoni (Newtown, Pa.), junior Rachel Hamilton (Newton, Mass.), and first year Gillian Roeca (Baltimore, Md.) each scored a pair of goals as Tufts University stormed past Wellesley College field hockey, 8-0, in non-conference play on Wednesday at Ounjian Field. 
  • Mount Holyoke Rallies From Two-Goal Deficit to Defeat Blue Field Hockey
    October 06, 2018
    Mount Holyoke College senior Kristina Ramsden (Florence, Mass.) scored the game-winning goal on a penalty corner with no time left in regulation to lift the Lyons to a 3-2 victory over Wellesley College field hockey in New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on Saturday afternoon at the MHC Turf Field.
  • Wellesley Field Hockey Drops 8-0 Setback Against No. 9 Babson
    October 03, 2018
    BABSON PARK, Mass. -- Wellesley College field hockey dropped a 8-0 setback against No. 9 Babson College in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Wednesday evening at MacDowell Field.
  • Chrobock Lifts Blue Field Hockey to 2-1 Overtime Victory Against Clark
    September 29, 2018
    WELLESLEY, Mass.-- Senior Haley Chrobock (Branchville, N.J.) scored the game-winning goal for Wellesley College field hockey in overtime to lift the Blue to a 2-1 New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) victory over Clark University on Saturday afternoon at the Wellesley Fields Complex.
  • Wellesley Field Hockey Falls to No. 6 Bowdoin, 6-0
    September 27, 2018
    BRUNSWICK, Maine -- Wellesley College field hockey dropped a 6-0 setback  in non-conference action against No. 6 Bowdoin College on Thursday evening at Ryan Field. Wellesley is now 3-5 on their season, while Bowdoin improves to 7-1 overall.
  • Smith Hands Wellesley Field Hockey 3-1 Setback
    September 22, 2018
    NORTHAMPTON, Mass.-- Wellesley College field hockey dropped a 3-1, New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) setback against Smith College on Saturday afternoon at the Smith Turf Field. Smith improves to 4-3 on the season and 2-0 in NEWMAC play, while Wellesley drops to 3-4 overall and 0-2 in the NEWMAC.
  • Blue Field Hockey Drops 6-1 Final to the University of New England
    September 16, 2018
    WELLESLEY, Mass.-- Wellesley College field hockey dropped a 6-1 non-conference game against the University of New England on Sunday afternoon at the Wellesley Fields Complex. Wellesley is now 3-3 overall, while UNE improves to 2-4 on the season.
  • Second Half Surge Sends WPI Over Wellesley Field Hockey, 4-3
    September 15, 2018
    Junior Carly Cidado (Easton, Mass.) scored the game-winning goal with nine seconds remaining in regulation to give WPI a 4-3 victory over Wellesley College field hockey in the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) opener for both teams on Saturday afternoon at WPI's Alumni Stadium.
  • Blue Field Hockey Welcomes Morgan Kelley to Coaching Staff
    September 14, 2018
    Julia King, Head Field Hockey Coach and PERA Assistant Professor of the Practice at Wellesley College has announced the hiring of Morgan Kelley as the Blue's Goalkeeper Coach for the 2018 season. Kelley joined the team earlier this week. 
  • Wellesley Field Hockey Runs Past Bridgewater St. for 4-1 Victory
    September 13, 2018
    Wellesley College field hockey scored two goals in the opening ten minutes of the game en route to a 4-1 non-conference victory over Bridgewater State University on Thursday at the Wellesley Fields Complex.
  • Wellesley Field Hockey Blanks Me.-Farmington in Home Opener, 5-0
    September 08, 2018
    WELLESLEY, Mass. -- Wellesley College field hockey defeated the University of Maine-Farmington, 5-0, on Saturday afternoon in non-conference action at the Wellesley Fields Complex. Wellesley improves to 2-1 on the season, while Me.-Farmington drops to 1-3.
  • Wellesley Field Hockey Falls at St. Joe's of Maine
    September 02, 2018
    (STANDISH, ME) -- Wellesley College field hockey dropped a 7-0 non-conference game on Sunday afternoon against St. Joseph’s College of Maine at the St. Joseph’s Athletics Complex. Wellesley falls to 1-1 on their season, while St. Joe’s is now 2-0.
  • Wellesley Field Hockey Hangs On To Down Husson, 3-1, In Season Opener
    August 31, 2018
    Sophomore Sarah Timmons scored a pair of goals and classmate Danielle Brubaker (Princeton Junction, N.J.) added a goal in the second half to lead Wellesley College field hockey to a 3-1 victory over Husson University on Friday evening at the Dr. John W. Winkin Sports Complex.